The Office of Student Success also is the home of Cumberland University’s Testing Center, where we offer testing services for the Miller Analogies Test (MAT), the College Level Examination Program (CLEP), and the ACTFL Language Competency Exam.
The Testing Center offers exams Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm, by appointment only, please schedule exams at least two weeks in advance. To schedule an exam with the school please email Cindy Conley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Millers Analogies Test is a graduate school entrance exam. The MAT is a computer-based, one-hour test, and testers need to only bring photo identification. The exam fee is $65 and is non-refundable, payable by cash (exact change only) or check at time of testing. Checks must be made payable to: Cumberland University. To pay by credit card, testers must make arrangements with the university business office at least one day BEFORE the test date. For practice questions and detailed test information, please visit MAT’s website at www.milleranalogies.com. For a study guide, please click here.
College-Level Examination Program helps students receive college credit for subjects they may already be familiar with, at a fraction of the cost! The exam is $89 and is non-refundable, payable only by check or credit card at the time of registration to CLEP. CLEP tests are computer-based, one-and-one-half-hour tests, and testers need to only bring photo identification. For details on test specifics, please visit CLEP’s website at clep.collegeboard.org. All prospective testers are strongly encouraged to contact the university registrar’s office in order to confirm the acceptance of specific CLEP credits. You may also find additional information on CLEP by reviewing the CLEP page here.
Language Testing International offers the ACTFL language proficiency exam. The exam will test a student’s knowledge of a foreign language, with over 100 languages to choose from. The test will allow students to waive the foreign language requirement if a passing score is received (not for credit). The test is taken in two parts, oral and written. The ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) costs $139, and the Writing Proficiency Test (WPT) is $70. For more information on the test, please visit www.languagetesting.com.
Math Placement TestsMath placement tests are offered for students who do not have ACT scores or who would like to try and test into an upper level math class. Placement tests are typically offered most Mondays at 4:00 PM and at 8:00 AM on Registration Days.
For more information about Math Placement Tests, click here.
Testing is offered for prospective students needing a score for University or Early College Program admittance. To learn more about Residual ACT, click here.